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Authoring Tools and Right-to-left Languages

Faculty working with Languages which are written right-to-left still often find authoring tools like Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate frustrating. We recently assisted two of our faculty, who teach Arabic and Farsi, respectively, with creating some online instructional modules, and we were surprised to find persistent difficulties with handling right-to-left text. Storyline 2 is simply unable [...]

By | January 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments


Annotator is a robust javascript library for annotating texts. Starting with version 1.2, it offered a modular code structure, to allow it to be more easily adapted to different uses. We used this version for our three-part MyDante MOOC offered through edX.  Since then, we’ve been working on a more generic set of annotation features [...]

By | December 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|2 Comments